On a Wing and a Prayer: Airport Chaplains Offer Help and Hope to Travelers

Airport Chapel Sign - Dulles International Airport, Washington DC

“Dear friends, make sure that every person—of whatever nationality or social background—can find in you a welcoming heart, able to learn and understand.” --Pope Benedict XVI June 11, 2012Good advice for all!  In this case, though, our Holy Father was speaking to airport chaplains. At the invitation of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People, some 100 priest chaplains and assistants gathered in Rome June 11-14 to discuss new methods and new forms of … [Read more...]